Wednesday, November 26, 2008


Happy Thanksgiving!!

Enjoy these food stories from the Library of Congress audio collection of folklore.

Berry pickin and making pies

Tom Turkey

wild turkey gobbling

Shawnie Lettuce

Cushaw pumpkins

Tending the Commons: Folklife and Landscape in Southern West Virginia
incorporates 718 excerpts from original sound recordings, 1,256 photographs, and 10 manuscripts from the American Folklife Center's Coal River Folklife Project (1992-99) documenting traditional uses of the mountains in Southern West Virginia's Big Coal River Valley.

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